December is a quieter month for large kink events. All of the local fetish and swingers clubs are hosting their own holiday and New Year’s Eve parties. That means check out your local venues. There are a few larger kinktastic events in December! The majority happen at the start of December. Make sure you start planning now!
World Wide Kinktastic Events December 2016
Kinktastic Events December in UK:
Torture Garden is a huge fetish club that hosts monthly events – most of which are themed! December is no exception, except it is NOT a NYE party! This means you get to party at Torture on the 30th. And keep the party going at another venue on the 31st! Events feature 3-6 themed rooms, radical performance art, live music, eclectic music and fantasy dress code. Torture Garden fuses with other underground styles, inviting goth, industrial, burlesque, electro, etc to the fetish scene. December 30, 2016
Kinktastic Events December in Europe:
2. Gay Bear Week (Madrid)
Imagine a whole week dedicated to fun bear partying! Over 4000 people attended last year, with a number of different gay venues in downtown Madrid taking part. 8 days and 7 nights of clubs, dinners, DJs, competitions, saunas and more! December 5-12, 2016
3. Fetish Pride (Italy)
Organized by Leather Club Roma, the Fetish Pride Italy is a weekend filled with opportunities to socialize and explore your fetishes. Catacombs is the main party, but there are plenty of more insluding an SM Party and a Sneaker & Rubber party. December 8-10, 2016
4. Into the Tank (Madrid)
This is an iconic event for people who love fetish-wear geared towards the masculine attitude. Just pick your favourite fetish-wear and join in on the non-stop action! Kinky dancers, DJs and a whole lot of sexual energy.
December 10, 2016
5. Fetish Finals (Berlin)
Looking to keep the party going in between Christmas and New Years? Get yourself over to Berlin. Leather, rubber, sportswear, worker-wear and lots of sweat! DJs and dancefloors every night. Each event starts with a special Meet & Greet for newcomers. December 27-30, 2016
6. For Your Eyes Only (The Netherlands)
A fetish New Year’s Eve Party! Dance the night away with techhouse, deephouse music and latex or fetish wear. Capacity is 1000 people! December 31, 2016
Kinktastic Events December in North America:
7. National Sex Ed Conference (New Jersey)
This event stands apart from all the rest. It is an educational conference about sex education! Held every year, the Center for Sex Education (CSE) hosts a weekend conference exclusively dedicated to sexuality education.
December 7-10, 2016
8. Sin City Fetish New Year’s (Vancouver, Canada)
Join hundreds of the naughtiest people in Vancouver in one room of partying. The night is high energy and electric, with sexy fetish visuals throughout, including cages, burlesque show, suspension room and kink area with bondage furniture. This year’s decor theme is Glitz & Glam Ice Palace. December 31, 2016
Happy Holidays Kinksters and Happy New Year!
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